Humanist Interface 1.1 The Mental Model

With the recent developments we've seen at Apple's WWDC, including the release of the flat-minimalist OS X Yosemite, there's greater need than ever to explore the principles of user interface.

Chapter 1.1 introduces the mental model, how users come to understand their devices and interfaces. I will also explain the disconnect between technical and consumer users and how confusing one for the other can be harmful to everyone involved.

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